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3D viewing with the compound microscope
Author(s): Hartmut Ernst Keller
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Paper Abstract

Visual orientation in our 3-dimensional environment just like directional auditory information in the world of sound require 2 spacially separated sensors. The differences in the information our 2 eyes or ears receive allow our brain to add the all important third dimension to the 2-dimensional image, which only one eye can see. Similarly, only one ear would be unable to detect directional information in soundspace.

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Date Published: 23 May 1997
PDF: 4 pages
Proc. SPIE 2983, Functional Imaging and Optical Manipulation of Living Cells, (23 May 1997); doi: 10.1117/12.274327
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Hartmut Ernst Keller, Carl Zeiss, Inc (United States)


Published in SPIE Proceedings Vol. 2983:
Functional Imaging and Optical Manipulation of Living Cells
Daniel L. Farkas; Bruce J. Tromberg, Editor(s)

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